SLTRIB - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SLTRIB News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) How coaching the Utah Jazz compares to other NBA openings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57861479-87/cities-com-http-100.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57861479-87/cities-com-http-100.html.csp">How coaching the Utah Jazz compares to other NBA openings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kevin Winters Morriss</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-24T15:50:04.381-06:00">Updated Apr 24, 2014 03:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There are three openings for coaches in the NBA, so there is some competition to draw the best option available. The Utah Jazz, who decided Monday against bringing back Tyrone Corbin, are one of the three teams. Their competition comes from the New York Knicks and Minnesota Timberwolves. Each of the three franchises has positives it can stress when trying to land the right person. In an attempt to lay out some of the differences between the franchises, here are four areas that likely will be imp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57861479@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:50:04 MDT Letter: Demo convention in Utah? Really? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57855177-82/convention-democratic-national-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57855177-82/convention-democratic-national-utah.html.csp">Letter: Demo convention in Utah? Really?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-24T16:23:38.57-06:00">Updated Apr 24, 2014 04:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It is unbelievable the Democratic National Committee would consider Salt Lake City for their national convention. I cannot imagine a more hostile environment in which to hold their convention than the State of Utah. In far too many areas of our fair state the Democrats are unable to find someone to run against the Republican candidate, what does that say about Utah’s acceptance of the Democratic Party? David G. Klemm Murray</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57855177@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:23:38 MDT Letter: Helping fight cancer? Call Huntsman http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57856464-82/cancer-call-calls-charities.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57856464-82/cancer-call-calls-charities.html.csp">Letter: Helping fight cancer? Call Huntsman</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-24T16:23:38.611-06:00">Updated Apr 24, 2014 04:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Your warning on telephone calls from charities (April 23) is good, but it does not go far enough. Hanging up on these callers, most of which pay no attention to “do not call” lists, is probably the best response. Alternatively, request a mailed solicitation to permit you to do a Better Business Bureau check to determine whether it is a legitimate organization. Many are not. For those wishing to make a donation for dealing with cancer, Utah is blessed with Salt Lake City’s Huntsman Cancer Ins...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57856464@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:23:38 MDT Letter: Enforce left-lane law in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57860479-82/lane-law-drivers-car.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57860479-82/lane-law-drivers-car.html.csp">Letter: Enforce left-lane law in Utah</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-24T16:23:38.679-06:00">Updated Apr 24, 2014 04:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“When Utahns stay left” (April 23) is a subject that irritates many people. I feel that many drivers do it just to show that they can be in control of others. They may or may not realize that they are breaking the law when they stay in the left lane. The Utah code was annotated in 2007 and now requires that a car in the left lane shall move to the right when a car approaches from the rear with the intent to pass. The speed of the car in the left lane does not matter, it may be 20 or more mph ov...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57860479@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:23:38 MDT Meanwhile, not on the ranch ... http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57861209-82/sltrib-com-http-www.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57861209-82/sltrib-com-http-www.html.csp">Meanwhile, not on the ranch ...</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-24T13:42:02.275-06:00">Updated Apr 24, 2014 01:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There’s been so much talk about Westerners who want to grab federally owned land, and their short-lived poster boy Cliven Bundy, that one might forget that most of us live in cities. Maybe too many of us. And we’re going to have to get ready. — Utah can’t keep sprawling — Salt Lake Tribune Editorial “If Utah is going to continue to lead the nation in baby-making, there is only one thing that will save us: smart growth. ...” [Utah has second-fastest urban sprawl — Lee Davidson | The Salt Lake Tri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57861209@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 13:42:02 MDT Trib Talk: A new plan to grade Utah schools http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/57855899-231/schools-com-grade-grades.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/57855899-231/schools-com-grade-grades.html.csp">Trib Talk: A new plan to grade Utah schools</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-24T12:53:29.298-06:00">Updated Apr 24, 2014 12:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Giving schools a letter grade holds educators accountable and provides transparency to the public, supporters of report cards say. But others, including Gov. Herbert’s education czar Tami Pyfer, argue that single grades are too simplistic and don’t tell the full story of a school’s performance. On Thursday at 12:15 p.m., Sen. Howard Stephenson and Utah PTA president Liz Zentner join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to explore Pyfer’s plan and how a policy change would affect students, teachers and school...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57855899@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:53:29 MDT BYU's Sander becomes a four-time AVCA Volleyball All-American http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/57861070-65/sander-team-byu-cougars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/57861070-65/sander-team-byu-cougars.html.csp">BYU's Sander becomes a four-time AVCA Volleyball All-American</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-24T12:39:02.524-06:00">Updated Apr 24, 2014 12:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Add another accolade to the resume of BYU’s Taylor Sander, perhaps the best volleyball player in school history. Thursday, the 6-foot-4 outside hitter was named a First-Team All-American by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA). Sander becomes the 11th play in Division I-II men’s volleyball history to earn All-America honors four times. He was a second-team selection as a freshman in 2011, and a first-team pick the following three years. The AVCA will announce its Men’s National Pla...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57861070@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:39:02 MDT Editorial: Utah can’t keep sprawling http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57855215-82/utah-growth-sprawl-areas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57855215-82/utah-growth-sprawl-areas.html.csp">Editorial: Utah can’t keep sprawling</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-24T07:52:40.549-06:00">Updated Apr 24, 2014 07:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If Utah is going to continue to lead the nation in baby-making, there is only one thing that will save us: smart growth. So it is both disappointing and challenging to see a new study showing that Utah has the second-fastest growth of urban sprawl in the nation. The NumbersUSA Education and Research Foundation cited U.S. Census and National Resource Conservation Service data to show that the amount of developed land covered by urban areas grew by 17.6 percent from 2002 to 2010. Only Nevada’s 1...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57855215@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07:52:40 MDT Number of Utahns with degrees inches up, but too slowly http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57851386-78/utah-percent-college-degrees.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57851386-78/utah-percent-college-degrees.html.csp">Number of Utahns with degrees inches up, but too slowly</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lindsay Whitehurst</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-23T22:16:05.865-06:00">Updated Apr 23, 2014 10:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The number of Utahns with a college degree is growing, but not fast enough, a report released this week found. The portion of working-age adults with an associate or bachelor’s degree inched up 1.1 percentage points, to 40.4 percent, between 2011 and 2012, according to an analysis of U.S. Census numbers by the Lumina Foundation. “We still have a lot of work to do,” said Utah Commissioner of Higher Education Dave Buhler. “While the statistics are improving, we’re not getting there fast enough.” ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57851386@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:16:05 MDT U. of Utah to award honorary doctorate to Chiefs QB Alex Smith http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57665550-59/smith-alex-chiefs-matthew.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57665550-59/smith-alex-chiefs-matthew.html.csp">U. of Utah to award honorary doctorate to Chiefs QB Alex Smith</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-11T12:07:22.078-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 12:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith was a dedicated student at the U., earning a bachelor’s in economics in two years and graduating with a 3.74 GPA. Were he not a No. 1 draft pick, Smith might very well have earned an advanced degree. Now, he’ll have one anyway. Sort of. The school’s Board of Trustees announced Tuesday that Smith, slated to deliver the U.’s commencement address on May 1, will receive an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters. Smith went 21-1 as a starter at the U., culminat...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57665550@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 12:07:22 MDT Utewrap: The week in Utah sports, March 17-23 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57719833-59/deck-utah-saturday-sltrib.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57719833-59/deck-utah-saturday-sltrib.html.csp">Utewrap: The week in Utah sports, March 17-23</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-23T14:23:06.442-06:00">Updated Mar 23, 2014 02:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">GYMNASTICS • In Berkeley, Calif., on Saturday, the Red Rocks became the first Utah team to be crowned Pac-12 champions. They did so in dominant fashion, with the seventh-best total in school history at 197.925, and with individual titles from junior Georgia Dabritz (vault, bars and floor), junior Tory Wilson (all-around) and senior Nansy Damianova (floor, tied for first). For a few cherries on top, conference coaches named Greg and Megan Marsden the Pac-12’s coaches of the year, Wilson as top gy...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57719833@www.sltrib.com Sun, 23 Mar 2014 14:23:06 MDT Utewrap: The week in Utah sports, March 24-30 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57750102-59/utes-deck-sltrib-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57750102-59/utes-deck-sltrib-state.html.csp">Utewrap: The week in Utah sports, March 24-30</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T14:36:44.486-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 02:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">GYMNASTICS • A week after capturing the school’s first Pac-12 team championship, the Red Rocks landed the No. 1 seed in the NCAA Fayetteville Regional. It’s a tough draw for the No. 5 Utes that includes conference foe UCLA (No. 8) and host Arkansas (No. 17). The Utes spent the week of practice trying to clear up minor errors without entering burnout territory. Also: If you haven’t already, read Tribune reporter Lya Wodraska’s story about the astoundingly early recruitment of the NCAA’s top gymna...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57750102@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:36:44 MDT Utewrap: The week in Utah sports, March 31-April 6 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57783273-59/deck-utah-friday-saturday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57783273-59/deck-utah-friday-saturday.html.csp">Utewrap: The week in Utah sports, March 31-April 6</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T20:41:16.661-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 08:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">GYMNASTICS • Utah sat third after two rotations in Fayetteville, Ark., on Saturday, but snatched the lead with a 49.525 on floor and landed the school’s 28th regional title. Next the No. 5 Red Rocks will go hunting for an elusive 11th national championship banner. For that, they’ll first need to beat three out of No. 1 Florida, No. 4 Alabama, No. 8 UCLA, No. 9 Nebraska and No. 15 Penn State to advance to the Super Six after last year missing the cut for the first time since 1999. ON DECK: NCAA C...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57783273@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 20:41:16 MDT Utah linebacker Gionni Paul expected to miss 5 to 6 months with broken foot http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57808220-59/paul-linebacker-spring-whittingham.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57808220-59/paul-linebacker-spring-whittingham.html.csp">Utah linebacker Gionni Paul expected to miss 5 to 6 months with broken foot</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T16:56:05.676-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 04:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah junior linebacker Gionni Paul, voted a team captain for spring, is expected to miss about 5 to 6 months with a broken foot. Paul underwent surgery Thursday. Head coach Kyle Whittingham’s timetable indicates Paul is likely to miss the start of the 2014 season. A 5-foot-10, 227-pound transfer from Miami who sat out last season while redshirting, Paul was expected to bolster a linebacker corps that includes juniors Jared Norris and Jason Whittingham and senior Jacoby Hale. But Hale tore his AC...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57808220@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:56:05 MDT Utewrap: The week in Utah sports, April 7-13 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57814331-59/utah-saturday-utes-deck.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57814331-59/utah-saturday-utes-deck.html.csp">Utewrap: The week in Utah sports, April 7-13</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-13T17:21:02.627-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 05:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">GYMNASTICS • The Utes have made a conscious effort to improve team chemistry after last year’s ninth-place finish. So far, they say, so good. After a favorable draw at the NCAA Championships, we’ll see if the Red Rocks’ intangible improvements pay off this week in Birmingham. First they’ll try to beat three out of No. 3 Alabama, No. 4 Florida, No. 7 Nebraska, No. 10 UCLA and No. 12 Penn State to reach the Super Six and have a puncher’s chance at their 11th national championship. ON DECK: NCAA Ch...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57814331@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 17:21:02 MDT Utah football camp round-up: Tribe’s blessing welcomed by Whittingham, Blechen http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57824205-59/tribe-ute-utah-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57824205-59/tribe-ute-utah-com.html.csp">Utah football camp round-up: Tribe’s blessing welcomed by Whittingham, Blechen</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper and Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T20:01:01.652-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The University of Utah sealed a new memorandum of understanding with the Ute Indian Tribe by presenting a signed Utah football helmet signed by Kyle Whittingham. One hundred and fifty miles away, at Rice-Eccles Stadium, the head football coach was happy to hear that his team will continue to use the Ute name with the blessing of the tribe. “To be able to get things lined up and everybody on the same page is a big positive,” Whittingham said after practice Tuesday. “We’ve heard off and on for the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57824205@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:01:01 MDT Rolly: Count My Vote foes give movement an unintended endorsement http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57845651-90/sltrib-com-utah-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57845651-90/sltrib-com-utah-http.html.csp">Rolly: Count My Vote foes give movement an unintended endorsement</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T22:09:38.885-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Former legislator and popular conservative blogger Holly (Holly on the Hill) Richardson was a call-in guest Saturday to the weekly Red Meat Radio program on 860 AM hosted by Rep. Greg Hughes, R-Draper. Both are strong advocates of keeping the current caucus-convention system of nominating candidates and have been vocal opponents of the Count My Vote movement that would replace the system with direct primaries. Unwittingly, they gave a rousing endorsement to those wanting to dump the caucus/conv...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57845651@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:09:38 MDT County holds off on dropping annexation protest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57851554-90/annexation-county-holladay-council.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57851554-90/annexation-county-holladay-council.html.csp">County holds off on dropping annexation protest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T22:15:55.243-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Supporters of annexing Olympus Hills neighborhood into Holladay will have to wait a little longer to see the move take place. The Salt Lake County Council rejected proponent John Bradshaw’s request Tuesday for the council to immediately drop its formal objection to the annexation, which involves 3,600 residents living between 3900 South and 4500 South from 2700 East to Interstate 215. Bradshaw based his appeal for quick action on a Zions Bank study that showed the annexation would have minimal f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57851554@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:15:55 MDT Utah inmate sentenced for ‘shanking’ Eric Millerberg http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57850140-78/millerberg-scown-prison-sentenced.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57850140-78/millerberg-scown-prison-sentenced.html.csp">Utah inmate sentenced for ‘shanking’ Eric Millerberg</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T22:49:37.32-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 10:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Utah State Prison inmate accused of stabbing cellmate Eric Millerberg last year, was sentenced Monday to more time behind bars, after pleading guilty to the assault. Simon Russel Scown, 30, pleaded guilty Monday to second-degree felony attempted aggravated assault resulting in serious bodily injury in the August 2013 stabbing of Millerberg, who was recently convicted of child abuse homicide. Additional charges of obstructing justice and having prohibited items inside a correctional facility ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57850140@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:49:37 MDT Letter: Trial by fire is coming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57846441-82/carbon-fire-trial-cash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57846441-82/carbon-fire-trial-cash.html.csp">Letter: Trial by fire is coming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T16:33:02.118-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 04:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In referencing Mark Reynolds’ article in Sunday’s paper, “Taxing Carbon, and giving taxpayer’s cash,” I agree with everything he said, except the minority in this country who control the majority of the pollution problem will never allow such a tax. They have no religious, moral or ethical obligation to the masses, just to their stockholders, and the huge bonus they reap by higher stock prices. They are not alone in this crime against humanity. We are complicit as well, with our apathy for chang...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57846441@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:33:02 MDT